Service/Procedure Summary

Tubal Ligation is also known as 'getting your tubes tied.' This operation is performed to block off a woman's fallopian tubes to prevent pregnancy.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
279 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
237 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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296 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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105 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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47 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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81 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
55 days
62 days
North Sydney
50 days
105 days
North Sydney
122 days
108 days
New Glasgow
104 days
137 days
Sydney
192 days
96 days
Truro
192 days
218 days
New Glasgow
276 days
154 days
North Sydney
207 days
259 days
Yarmouth
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Kentville
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Yarmouth
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Sydney
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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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162 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
26 days
19 days
Sydney
41 days
31 days
North Sydney
43 days
36 days
Amherst
39 days
41 days
New Glasgow
45 days
54 days
North Sydney
96 days
106 days
New Glasgow
159 days
97 days
Truro
137 days
131 days
Yarmouth
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Kentville
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Yarmouth
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Sydney
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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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130 days

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